Assisted Living: Making the Big Decision

It’s rarely an easy decision to move a parent into assisted living. Discover some of the warning signs that it’s time to make the big move, and learn how assisted living communities can help an aging parent.

Success Story: Countryside Flower Shop, Nursery & Garden Center

They started as farmers, and have spent nearly 40 years tending to and growing their thriving flower shop and nursery. Discover why they love their work, and how they share that passion with the Crystal Lake community.

O’Reilly’s Stained Glass Co.

58 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake
(815) 444-1797

Nooks & Crannies

Check out these unique, hidden gems around Northwest Chicagoland.

What Have You Got to Lose?

The bad news is that more than one-third of U.S. adults are obese, according to the National Institute of Health. The good news is that fitness centers can help us reach a healthy weight.

10 Ways to Brighten Your Home

Winter’s a great time to freshen up your home. We talked to some of our favorite local designers and home decorators for advice on perking up your hibernation headquarters.

La Bellissima

Specializing in bra-fitting
10 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake
(815) 477-3404

Success Story: Wickham Interiors

Meet an interior designer who followed her passions to create custom spaces for her clients.

Village Squire, The

Casual/American. Sandwiches, ribs, steaks, seafood, bar, carry-out
4818 Northwest Hwy. Crystal Lake (815) 455-4130
4512 W. Elm, McHenry (815) 385-0900.
480 Randall Rd, South Elgin (847) 931-0400
125 Washington, Dundee (847) 428-4483

Nooks & Crannies

Check out these hidden gems around our region.